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Get an HR Degree That Pays Off

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An Online, Accredited HR Degree Program Designed for your Life

If you want an HR degree that will help you stand out, it’s time to consider WGU! Our bachelor’s program is SHRM-aligned and will prep you for the prestigious SHRM certification. It also includes four micro-credentials that can help you move ahead—even before you graduate.

  • Affordable. Our programs cost about half of the national average,and our students graduate with an average of 49% less debt.2
  • Flexible. Complete courses, take tests, and graduate on your schedule—70% of our HR students finish within 43 Months.
  • Higher ROI. Competency-based education means you learn relevant skills as fast as you're able, so you can graduate faster and save money. On average, WGU graduates report an income increase of $18,200 within two years of graduation.3
  • ACBSP accredited. Get the credentials you need for a rewarding career—97% of employers said WGU grads were prepared for their jobs.4

1 WGU average annual bachelor’s tuition rates are 57% of the national average, compared to national rates reported by the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. WGU average rate does not include rates for the WGU Bachelor of Science, Nursing Prelicensure program.
2 Median WGU student debt versus national average. Source: The Institute for College Access & Success. 
3 Harris Poll of 1,252 WGU grads.
4 Harris Poll of 300 employers of WGU grads.

Accredited, Respected,
Recognized

One important measure of a degree’s value is the reputation of the university where it was earned. When employers, industry leaders, and academic experts hold your alma mater in high esteem, you reap the benefits of that respect. WGU is a pioneer in reinventing higher education for the 21st century, and our quality has been recognized.

Earn Your Degree for about Half of the Cost of Other Online Universities*

You pay tuition per six-month term, not per course or credit. So when you move faster through your courses, you also lower your total bill!

 

WGU students pay half the tuition, and end up with half the debt of the national average.
*WGU average annual bachelor’s tuition rates are 61% of the national average, compared to national rates reported by The Institute for College Access & Success. WGU average rate does not include rates for WGU Bachelor of Science, Nursing Prelicensure program.

  • Low, flat-rate tuition.
  • Graduate faster and with less debt.
  • Financial aid and scholarships available.
  • Online education with supportive faculty.
  • VA and military benefits accepted.
  • Great return on investment.
  • All course materials for a low, flat fee.

A WGU Degree Pays for Itself Faster and Adds Little to No New Debt

By providing useful information and advice on responsible borrowing before enrollment, keeping tuition low while you’re enrolled, and providing programs that lead to better jobs after graduation, WGU packs a one-two-three punch designed to keep your debt low and your return on investment quick.

Prepared for Success
on the Job

From a 2021 Harris Poll of 300 employers of WGU graduates.

97% of employers said that WGU graduates were prepared for their jobs.

95% of employers said that they would hire another WGU grad.

98% of employers said WGU graduates met or exceeded expectations.

Your Degree is Closer Than You Think

New students can begin their first term at the beginning of any month. So you can start when you’re ready, rather than rushing (or waiting) for fall or spring enrollment.

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